“Growth of the Night Plants”, 1922, Paul Klee.

Growth of the Night Plants”, 1922, Paul Klee.

stilllifequickheart:

Craig Cully
Gold Kiss
21st century

stilllifequickheart:

Craig Cully

Gold Kiss

21st century

greuze:

Circle of Giovanni Battista Lampi, Allegorical portrait (Detail), 18th Century

greuze:

Circle of Giovanni Battista Lampi, Allegorical portrait (Detail), 18th Century

What is art? A declaration of love: the consciousness of our dependence on each other. A confession. An unconscious act that nonetheless reflects the true meaning of life—love and sacrifice.
Andrei Tarkovsky (via tierradentro)
“The Peasant Dance" (detail), c.1568 Pieter Bruegel the Elder.

The Peasant Dance" (detail), c.1568 Pieter Bruegel the Elder.

188 plays

la-nero-maestro:

A Minuet For Solo Piano Written By Maurice Ravel In 1909 To Mark The Centenary Of Joseph Haydn’s Death.

"Menuet Sur Le Nom D’Haydn" ( Minuet on the name of Haydn ) By Composer Joseph Maurice Ravel, Performed By Pianist Philippe Entremont

iamjapanese:

Harry Callahan(American, 1912–1999)
Chicago   1947
Gelatin silver print

iamjapanese:

Harry Callahan(American, 1912–1999)

Chicago   1947

Gelatin silver print

un-monde-de-papier:

Henri Le Sidaner - Venise, le pont des soupirs (1914).

un-monde-de-papier:

Henri Le Sidaner - Venise, le pont des soupirs (1914).

If good is the all-enduring
intention
that carries you
to the future,

evil is the present’s
animal magnetism.

Rae Armantrout, from Homer
(via violentwavesofemotion)
tierradentro:

“Still Life of Grapes and Figues”, c.1912, John William Godward.

tierradentro:

Still Life of Grapes and Figues”, c.1912, John William Godward.

544 plays

vietakadziesma:

Philippe Verdelot
'Si bona suscepimus' motet
The Tallis Scholars

detailsdetales:

Portrait of a Young Woman of Frankfurt (c. 1480-1485)
Sandro Botticelli

detailsdetales:

Portrait of a Young Woman of Frankfurt (c. 1480-1485)

Sandro Botticelli

theartistsmanifesto:

Moonlight on the Sound by Childe Hassam (1906)

theartistsmanifesto:

Moonlight on the Sound by Childe Hassam (1906)

Cut me open and the light streams out.
Stitch me up and the light keeps streaming out between
the stitches.
Richard Siken, from The Dislocated Room (via violentwavesofemotion)
paintingispoetry:

William-Adolphe Bouguereau, L’Aurore, 1881

paintingispoetry:

William-Adolphe Bouguereau, L’Aurore, 1881